BusinessFishingJohn Lawrence

Take the Bait – Iconic Bait Shop Has Staying Power

Article and photos by John Lawrence If you are a fish and got caught in the waters around Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico in the past half century, you can probably blame Clearwater Bait & Tackle. The weathered...

Doug KellyFishingGolfHumor

Just for Grins

In these troublesome times, a bit of levity goes a long way. Here are a few jokes that might curl your lips upwards a bit. In some cases I’ve edited them a bit for G-rated purposes. A Slight Misunderstanding A...


A Fish Fight

At the risk of disappointing readers who would like a treatise on “The Dynamics of Debentures,” I’ve decided that first we must put to bed the following controversy: If you tie a largemouth bass tail-to-tail with a mackerel of the...